Feb. 3-5, 2017: 27th Annual Les Lukert Winter Conference, Holiday Inn Hotel and Convention Center, Kearney.

     Feb. 5, 2017: Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser, noon-2 p.m., Nebraska Firefighters Museum.

Firefighters from multiple departments battled a house fire in Westphalia Friday evening, Dec. 9.  Westphalia Fire Chief John Henscheid said crews were called to 107 4th St.

     The Pella Fire Department and the American Lung Association are challenging you to participate in the 2017 Iowa Fight For Air Climb Firefighter Challenge on April 9, 2017 in Downtown Des Moines.

The IFA was out in full force when the Iowa Legislature convened the second week of April. Pictured from left to right are: Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller, IFA second vice-president James Shutts, IFA President Bill Halleran, IFA first-vice president Marv Trimble, IFA Past President Mark McNees and State Senator Michael Breitbach of Strawberry Point, the assistant majority leader.

     As 2017 starts, many of us will start the year with our New Year’s resolutions, and I take my hat off to those who succeed and obtain new goals and are faithful to new habits. I am also sure that as human nature prevails, many resolutions will fall by the wayside and life will go on as before.

     The Milbank Fire Department was dispatched at 2:55 p.m. on Nov. 22 for a semi that went off the overpass on Hwy. 12 west of Milbank.

     The driver was not injured. The truck was from Agri-trading Fats and Oils Transportation out of Hector, MN.

     The rig was fully involved and penetrating the trailer on arrival. The interstate traffic was stopped and backed up for a mile in both directions. Firefighting equipment had to drive in the right of way or ditch in order to get to the location.

The IFA was out in full force when the Iowa Legislature convened the second week of April. Pictured from left to right are: Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller, IFA second vice-president James Shutts, IFA President Bill Halleran, IFA first-vice president Marv Trimble, IFA Past President Mark McNees and State Senator Michael Breitbach of Strawberry Point, the assistant majority leader.

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